Global Garbage

Unit of 5 Lessons
Grade Levels: 
6
7
8
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Philanthropy
Science
Social Studies
Arts Education
Media / Technology
Mathematics
Issue Area: 
Environment
Focus Question 

Focus Question: What can I do to help alleviate the problem of land pollution? 

Unit Overview 

The learners are introduced to vocabulary and concepts related to trash removal, as well as given an opportunity to collect and analyze statistics regarding the production and removal of trash. They learn about various careers available in the environmental field.

Service Experience 
The learners will be involved in a school-wide trash reduction and/or clean up service project.
Lessons in This Unit